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 2019-07-18 12:17 

Fark

Faith in humanity restored, Canadian edition [Spiffy]...

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 2019-07-18 12:00 

Boing Boing

Over those AirPods? Here are 10 pairs of earbuds that bring the noise...

They might be the shiny new thing, but AirPods aren't for everybody. Maybe you're looking for a new sound or you understandably lost those tiny buds during a brisk run. If so, here's 10 headphones and earbuds that break out of the Apple mode w...

 2019-07-18 11:30 

Slashdot

DoNotPay's New Service Auto-Cancels Free Trials...

DoNotPay, a free chatbot that offers AI-powered legal counsel, has a new service called Free Trial Card that will help you cancel free trials before you get charged. Wired reports: The Free Trial Card is a virtual credit card you can use to sign up for fr...

 2019-07-18 11:29 

Fark

The Washington Monument commemorates 50 years since America helped humanity per ardua ad Luna, er, Cronos V [Cool]...

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 2019-07-18 11:20 

Fark

Seriously? What happened to just buying someone you're interested in a drink and chatting them up? [Facepalm]...

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 2019-07-18 11:05 

Fark

Cop learns home security camera doesn't break as easily as his body cam. With video, naturally [Asinine]...

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 2019-07-18 10:31 

Fark

Not news: watching TV. Weird news: watching TV and changing channels with your bare feet. Sick news: IN PUBLIC ON A F*CKING AIRPLANE [Sick]...

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 2019-07-18 10:00 

Slashdot

Jeff Bezos: I Spend My Billions On Space Because We're Destroying Earth...

In an interview with Norah O'Donnell of "CBS Evening News," Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos explained why he's investing much of his Amazon fortune in the development of space technologies through his aerospace company Blue Origin. Why? "Because...

 2019-07-18 09:32 

Fark

Six minus fore equals xxx [Sad]...

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 2019-07-18 08:45 

reddit

Report: 13 Philadelphia officers expected to be fired for social media posts...
 2019-07-18 08:33 

Fark

Fire lookout didn't [Sad]...

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 2019-07-18 07:59 

reddit

A truck driver from Brooklyn wins $298 million Powerball Jackpot...
 2019-07-18 07:29 

Fark

Kyoto Animation studio attacked by arsonist, multiple deaths reported and several missing. Story keeps progressively getting worse [News]...

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 2019-07-18 07:00 

Slashdot

To Foil Hackers, 'Morpheus' Chip Can Change Its Code In the Blink of An Eye...

Todd Austin, a professor at the University of Michigan, is working on an approach known as Morpheus that aims to frustrate hackers trying to gain control of microchips by presenting them with a rapidly changing target. At a conference in Detroit this week...

 2019-07-18 06:30 

Fark

People can't decide if it's cute or pathetic that one woman's husband can't grocery shop without pictures [Amusing]...

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 2019-07-18 06:18 

reddit

Los Angeles police officer charged with multiple rapes after DNA hit...
 2019-07-18 05:49 

reddit

At least 10 dead at anime studio in Kyoto after man starts fire....
 2019-07-18 05:40 

Fark

This is one of the proper times to split heirs [Obvious]...

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 2019-07-18 05:04 

Fark

Do it for the gram and get those likes they said. It'll be fun, they said [Dumbass]...

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 2019-07-18 04:47 

Fark

Berkeley, CA, decides to pass (on) gas [Spiffy]...

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 2019-07-18 04:06 

Fark

Police raid turns up 500 weapons, 120 grams of assorted drugs, 26 cell phones, and 30 gallons of alcohol. Difficulty: Inside a prison [Awkward]...

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 2019-07-18 04:01 

Fark

Theme of Farktography Contest No. 741: "Christmas in July". Details and rules in first post. LGT next week's theme [Farktography]...

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 2019-07-18 03:49 

Fark

Town has solution to the loneliness that prevails thoughout the town, wants you to have a seat over there on the "chat bench" [Interesting]...

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 2019-07-18 03:38 

Fark

Suddenly, sinkhole [Fail]...

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 2019-07-18 03:38 

reddit

More than 30 injured in Kyoto anime studio fire...
 2019-07-18 03:30 

Slashdot

'The Raspberry Pi 4 Needs a Fan'...

Author and programmer Jeff Geerling explains in a blog post why the new Raspberry Pi 4 needs a fan. Unlike previous Pis that didn't require a fan or heatsink to avoid CPU throttling, the Pi 4 is a different beast and "pretty much demands a fan,...

 2019-07-18 03:12 

Fark

Who could have spun such a tangled trap for children's minds? Could it be SATAN? [Dumbass]...

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 2019-07-18 03:08 

reddit

Amnesty International calls for closure of migrant child detention center | US news...
 2019-07-18 03:05 

Fark

Seattle woman visits her fiance's parents, steps out onto the porch for a minute. Then it gets weird [Weird]...

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 2019-07-18 02:56 

Fark

Foreign investment in US real estate is tanking for some reason. Is it the strong dollar? Domestic competition? Access to credit? "We call it the Trump effect" [Murica]...

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 2019-07-18 02:46 

Fark

Insanity wolf says: "Stop injecting insulin. Inject sugar instead" [Amusing]...

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 2019-07-18 02:30 

Fark

City hopes to drive homeless people from park by A: Increasing police patrols? B: Building homeless shelter next door? or C: "Baby shark, doo doo doo doo doo doo Baby shark, doo doo doo doo doo do...

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 2019-07-18 02:14 

Fark

The jury finds the defendant guilty, and they'll tell him as soon as they find him again since he wandered off during deliberations [Florida]...

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 2019-07-18 02:03 

Slashdot

California Awards $70 Million To State Schools To Replace 200 Polluting Diesel School Buses With All-Electric Buses...

The California Energy Commission has awarded nearly $70 million to state schools to replace more than 200 diesel school buses with new, all-electric school buses. Electrek reports: The commission approved the funding this week. A total of $89.8 million ha...

 2019-07-18 01:58 

Fark

Ultra high-speed rail could let riders go from hipster to grunge in one hour [Interesting]...

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 2019-07-18 01:55 

reddit

Illinois gas station worker suspended after telling Latino customers 'ICE will come'...
 2019-07-18 01:42 

reddit

Thieves stole $9 from a girl's lemonade stand for charity. Police and neighbors rallied to give her more than $300...
 2019-07-18 01:42 

Fark

Outrage ensues when police officer uses taser on volunteers. Well, how else are they going to learn not to volunteer? [Misc]...

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 2019-07-18 01:26 

Fark

Toddler on inflatable duck raft begins to float out to sea before being rescued. Alex Kintner unavailable for comment [Scary]...

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 2019-07-18 01:25 

Slashdot

Oakland Becomes Third US City To Ban Facial Recognition...

Oakland, California has followed San Francisco and Somerville, Massachusetts in banning the use of facial recognition in public spaces. Motherboard reports: A city ordinance passed Tuesday night which prohibits the city of Oakland from "acquiring, obt...

 2019-07-18 01:10 

Fark

"No, we are not smuggling drugs, we are not attacking the U.S., we are just all Californians having a good time" [Amusing]...

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 2019-07-18 00:54 

Fark

One gallon of water per person per day. One portable radio. One battery powered light source. One extra pair of clothing. Shoot, a fella could have a pretty good time in an earthquake with all that st...

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 2019-07-18 00:45 

Slashdot

TurboTax Started Charging the Disabled, Unemployed and Students To Make Up For Trump Tax Law...

The 2017 tax overhaul directly threatened the lucrative business of Intuit, the maker of TurboTax, so it pushed students, the disabled, and unemployed to a paid tier to make up for the lost profits. ProPublica reports: Although the company draws in custom...

 2019-07-18 00:39 

reddit

N.J. Cop Claims He 'Blacked Out' Before Killing Estranged Wife, Shooting Her Boyfriend: Authorities...
 2019-07-18 00:38 

Fark

Airline rewards disruptive passenger who endangered flight and forced it to divert with a lifetime ban and an 85,000 bill [Spiffy]...

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 2019-07-18 00:22 

Fark

And there was much self congratulation and reciprocal patting of backs [Murica]...

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 2019-07-18 00:09 

reddit

LAPD officer arrested on multiple rape charges after 'cold hit' DNA match...
 2019-07-18 00:07 

reddit

Rape Case Judge Resigns Over 'Good Family' Remark; State Orders Training...
 2019-07-18 00:06 

Fark

Parts o' de feet bones found where Bonepart defeated [Interesting]...

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 2019-07-18 00:03 

Slashdot

Making the Case For a Microsoft Surface Phone That Runs Android...

Zac Bowden from Windows Central makes the case for why Microsoft may want to make a Surface phone that runs Android. An anonymous reader shares an excerpt from the report: While a Surface Phone running Android would never sell to the quantity that Samsung...

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